The Sacramento Tower Bridge
The Sacramento River
The Garden Highway
Special Event -- Lecture
Phil Simborg, Co-Founder Backgammon Learning Center, and
Allen Tish, #2 Player on the ABT List
Topic : How to become an Expert Backgame Player
$20 Registration, of which 50% of proceeds wiil be distributed to boards for kids
pre-registration not required, but encouraged
see Schedule for day and time
- Side Events
- Master's Jackpot - Single Elimination, 11 pts, clocked. pre-registration encouraged $400 entry, 90% return
- Limited Jackpot - Single Elimination, 9 pts. pre-registration encouraged $150 entry, 85% return
- Speed Gammon - 5pt matches. Clocks mandatory at 2/10. Continuous entries offered and encouraged. $50 entry, 85% return
- DMP Quickies - 1 pt matches. Continuous entries offered and encouraged. $20 entry, 85% return
- Sacramento 3pts - Single Elimination, 4 player brackets, 3 pt matches, pre-registration encouraged. $50 entry, 80% return
- 5 pt Gammon Guys - 5 pts, Single Elim. $100 entry. Clocks preferred. Winner recieves an Artgammon board and finalist earns Michy’s custom cube. See Our Sponsor's Info on the HOME page for more info
BackgammonBaby 1 pt - 1 pt, Single Elim $20 entry. Winner recieves unique travel set. See Our Sponsor's Info on the HOME page for more info
OPEN Division - Single Elimination with progressive consolation and progressive last chance. 11 pts in Main, 9 pts in Consolation, 5 pts Last Chance. Clocks required 2/12. $300 regis/90% return; $150 sidepool/100% return.
Advanced Division - Single Elimination with progressive consolation and progressive last chance. 9 pts in Main, 7 pts in Consolation, 5 pts Last Chance. $150 regis/85% return; $50 sidepool/100% return.
Novice Division - Open to all players with lesser skill level and tournament experience. Subject to Eligibility Committee review. Format to be determined based upon registered players, either single eliminaton or round-robin.